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Editor note August 2015. We have re-written this story to make it more current as of today.  “Spinningmagnets”  wrote the original version of this story 2 years ago  and predicted the BBSO2 would be a hot thing.  Now it is clear this

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Direct drive hubmotors have remained popular for street E-bikes that are running hot rod amounts of power. Here is a list of some of the more popular rear hubs for building up a street-fighter E-bike that will embarrass an expensive

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The new 18650-format cells that are just now becoming available are an exciting milestone that changes everything in the high-performance E-bike world. Back in 2013, we wrote about the trend of E-bikes using 18650 cells with the NMC and NCA

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Pedego Electric Bikes is voluntarily recalling the batteries from every e-bike it produced between January 2010 and September 2013. Pedego launched the recall, which involves approximately 5,000 batteries, around the beginning of the year after receiving two complaints from customers

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One of the first problems a new E-biker who wants to add a kit to their bicycle has to figure out is…Where do I mount the battery, and how? This article will help you see what the common methods are, and

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The original Lightning Rods kit was the most powerful mid drive available when we wrote about it back in December of 2014. But now, he has produced an even more powerful kit that he is calling his “big block”. It

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